By Matt Artz
Monday, March 23rd, 2009 at 6:43 pm in Uncategorized.
Fremont released a report last week estimating that the city would receive more than $9 million in stimulus funds.
Of that $682,824 would go to fund five police officer positions. This is where I usually rail against cops all making more than 100k, but given what happened in Oakland Saturday, I won’t go down that road.
Anyway, the Fire Department would get $1.5 – $2 million for storage buildings at two fire stations that had been put on ice due to cost restraints.
The biggest chunk of change, about $4 million would go for street repairs. There would also be nearly $700k for homeless prevention programs and up to $2 million for clean energy projects.